“The best view comes after the hardest climb”
Our 3-day mountain trek to the highest peak in North Africa gives you a great opportunity to discover the majestic High Atlas Mountains and connect to its native residents – Imazighen communities.
Exploring the High Atlas Mountains with the support of our certified local mountain guide is a unique travel experience and immersive cultural connection. This hiking experience is filled with astonishing views, untouched nature, and plenty of opportunities to dive deep into the culture of Amazigh communities living deep within the mountains.
The true beauty of the Atlas Mountains and the support of our well-experienced mountain guides will make your trek safe and truly unforgettable.
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∴ Start your journey early morning from your accommodation and head on to the Amazigh village of Imlil through the breathtaking surroundings of the High Atlas Mountains.
∴ Upon arrival, your local mountain guide will take you through all the essential health & safety procedures and prepare the hiking gear according to the journey ahead.
Before starting your 11km journey through the rocky mountains and paths, enjoy a glass of traditional tea – a signature form of Moroccan hospitality.
∴ Having done your first hours of a mountain trek you’ll arrive at the mountain shelter of Toubkal by sunset where you’ll enjoy locally made dinner that refuels you for the next day’s hike and rest before starting your journey in the early hours of the next morning.
∴ Early morning before sunrise, enjoy locally made breakfast. Start your hike before dawn so you can watch the beautiful sunrise over the peaks. Your 4-hour trek to Toubkal starts surrounded by panoramic views of The High Atlas Mountains. When reaching the mountain, relax in the majestic surroundings and rest before making your journey back to the valley.
∴ After conquering the highest peak of North Africa and immersing yourself with astonishing views, head back to the beautiful Ourika valley for homemade food and well-deserved rest. In the evening you will be served a delicious locally made dinner and spend a night with a local Amazigh family.
∴ After locally-made breakfast with an Amazigh family head to Ourika valley surroundings where you can relax with a soft hike and lunch. Enjoy the beautiful landscape of the famous 4 valleys of the Atlas Mountains before heading back to Marrakech.
∴ Estimated arrival time 6pm.
Your Accommodation in Marrakech
• 2 x Dinner
• 2 x Accommodation
• 3 x Breakfast
• Local official Guide
• Entries and admissions
• Staff gratitude
• Personal Expenses
• Additional Mountain Equipment
• Additional Mountain Outerwear
Q1.How long does it take to climb Toubkal Mountain?
Our mountain hike is divided into 2 days, with most of the walking done on the first day. The first day's trek takes about 5hours and covers 11km. On the second day, our hike will take about 4 hours to climb Toubkal and about 3 hours to climb down to the nearest village where we will enjoy a home cooked meal and spend a night with the local Berber family.
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